The PXL2250MW 22-inch wide edge-lit LED LCD monitor offers full HD 1080p resolution with a crisp black finish. This energy efficient monitor provides vivid colors and impeccable images. The HDMI...
On average Planar medium monitors have good reviews as do all PC screens built by Planar.
LED Display Type
This PC monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many medium monitors that came out more than two years ago.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The PXL2250MW has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other comparable spec PC screens that are a similar age to the PXL2250MW.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This PC screen has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years.
The Planar PXL2250MW is one of the narrower medium monitors that were released around the same time as the PXL2250MW (only 510 millimeters) amongst comparable spec PC screens of this age. The average width of medium monitors that were released more than two years ago is 580mm.
The average height of similar spec flatpanel monitors that are a comparable age to the PXL2250MW is 380mm. With a height of only 317 millimeters, the Planar PXL2250MW is one of the shorter PC screens that have been on the market for a similar time to the PXL2250MW amongst similar spec PC displays of this age.
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At only 2.9 kilograms, the Planar PXL2250MW is quite light compared to most of the other PC monitors of this spec and age. Across all the similar spec LCD screens that have been available for around the same time as the PXL2250MW the weights range from 3g to 39kg.
The shallowest similar spec flatpanel monitor that has been around for more than two years is 12mm deep, the deepest is 810mm, and the average depth is 110mm. At only 48 millimeters, the Planar PXL2250MW is fairly shallow compared to most of the other PC monitors of this age and spec.
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Not 3D Compatible
The Planar PXL2250MW is not 3D compatible, although keep in mind that most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the PXL2250MW are also not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other flatpanel monitors of this type and age, the PXL2250MW does not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
Most medium monitors that are a comparable age to the PXL2250MW do not have an integrated card reader. The Planar PXL2250MW is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.
Only HD HD Type
This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on PC screens that have been available for more than two years.
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Quite Small Display Diagonal
The PXL2250MW has one of the smaller screen sizes (only 54.61 centimeters) amongst comparable spec LCD screens of this age. The screen sizes of medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to the PXL2250MW range from 28cm to 770cm, and the average display diagonal is 63cm.
Only 1000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
This PC monitor has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is the most frequently found typical contrast ratio on LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
Quite Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle
At only 160 degrees, the PXL2250MW has a quite narrow vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other PC displays of a comparable age and spec to the PXL2250MW. LCD screens of this spec and age have vertical viewing angles of between 50° and 180°.
Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
The PXL2250MW has a quite narrow horizontal viewing angle (only 170 degrees) compared to most of the other comparable spec PC screens that have been around for around the same time as the PXL2250MW. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of medium monitors that are a comparable age to the PXL2250MW is 60° and the widest is 180°.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
At only 250 candellas per square meter, the PXL2250MW has a fairly dim display brightness compared to most of the other PC monitors of a similar age and type to the PXL2250MW. Across all the medium monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the PXL2250MW the display brightness range from 30 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m².
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Released Over Three Years Ago
It was over three years ago when this medium monitor was released.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago.
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.17 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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